To kickoff my busy spring conference-going season, I headed South to Boca Raton, Florida at the end of February for the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit. I had heard of the event before, but swinging that ticket registration price without the backing of a corporate employer just wasn't happening! But as luck would have it, the universe showed me love (in the form of me … [Read more...] about Event Download: Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit – Part 1
Yo. Ok, I'm back. I think. It's been 5 years and I still haven't figured out how to balance keeping up my personal blog with running blogging conference during crunch time. The good news is that, over the past 5 years I've also surmised that no one will lose a limb if I don't post for a week (or three). In any event, there have been A LOT of events happening! Of course, … [Read more...] about My Thoughts on BlogaliciousFIVE: From The Bible to The Wobble
I had the most fun today. I kicked off the day with the Personalizing Celebrations session with Martha Stewart Weddings Editorial Director, Darcy Miller. She was chockful of tips and creative ideas for party-throwing. My kinda gal. She was also a riot (and is apparently obsessed with candy - check out the adorable chocolate-bar-business-cards she gave each of us). Next I … [Read more...] about #AltSummit ~ Day 3!
My girl Jazzy from Travel Jonez sent me this image of gorgeous rainbow cupcakes thinking that I would like to use them for an upcoming kids' birthday party. She knows me well. I am in love and already planning a Rainbow-themed bash in my head. … [Read more...] about Kids’ Party Themes: Taste the Rainbow
Me and Charlie I just got back from BlogHer Food in Atlanta and wanted to give you a quick recap. I was only able to attend the first day of the conference since Hubby's family had a weekend of events planned celebrating a family graduation. But it was a great first day. The conference kicked off with a Welcome from Elisa and Jory and a roomful of 500 food bloggers. I have … [Read more...] about #BlogHerFood Recap